Hyacinthus orientalis 'Miss Saigon' for Forcing

A long-floweing, highly fragrant variety perfect for an indoor winter pot. Prepared Hyacinths are treated differently to the garden bulbs. They are harvested earlier and then get a preparation of six to eight weeks at different temperatures More
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A long-flowering, highly fragrant variety perfect for an indoor winter pot. Prepared Hyacinths are treated differently to the garden bulbs. They are harvested earlier and then get a preparation of six to eight weeks at different

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Genus Hyacinthus
Group/Species orientalis
Variety Miss Saigon
Type Houseplant
Common Name Hyacinth
Border Position Indoor (Frost Free)
Bulb Size 17/18

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Soil Type Broad Tolerance
Scent Scented
Site Indoors
Moisture Well-drained
Height 30cm (12in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Plant with the bulb two thirds in, one third out of the soil. Or place in an bulb forcer with the roots in water.
Care Tips Propogate them by dividing clumps in early autumn. Add potash in spring. If soil is poorly drained add at least 4cm grit. Wear gloves when handling hyacinth bulbs as they may irritate the skin.
Flowering December - January
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
Advice
How to make napkin rings from hyacinth flowers and cranberries

This simple decoration is perfect at Christmas time, and is lovely, fun homemade craft idea.

Forcing bulbs indoors

Learn how to force bulbs indoors for lovely winter and early spring displays.

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Hyacinthus orientalis 'Miss Saigon' for Forcing reviews

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Reviewed 15th January 2020 by Niki

Two bulbs have good leaves and only one of the five bulbs is flowering